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wex (uncountable)

  1. Obsolete form of wax.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)


wex (third-person singular simple present wexes, present participle wexing, simple past and past participle wexed)

  1. Obsolete form of wax.
    • Dryden
      Each wexing moon.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Middle EnglishEdit



  1. vex